Anastasia Marie Mortimer

2016 Honours Research Fellow

Department of Sociology and Social Policy

Anastasia is a 2016 Honours Research Fellows at the Sydney Environment Institute. She’s undertaking her Honours in Sociology at the University of Sydney with her thesis examining the role of the WA state government in mineral development on native title land. She aims to analyse the underlying ideologies present in government policy and media statements which argue for mineral development on land seen as culturally significant.

Anastasia is passionate about environmental justice, Indigenous rights, animal rights and veganism. On her weekends, she also enjoys making garments from recycled fabric.